Frequently Asked Questions about Melanoma

General Information about the melanoma awareness and prevention.

Key Genetic Factor Controls Mole Development Into Melanoma

Jan 25 2015

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and the Wistar Institute recently discovered a key genetic factor that maintains skin moles in a…

Sun Savvy Traveler

Dec 19 2014

Lucky enough to be heading to warmer climates this winter? Stay savvy about the sun. You may be on vacation, but your skin…

Check Yourself!

Jan 19 2015

The difference between a mole and melanoma explained Friday, January 16, 2015 – WOMEN’S DAY With the number of skin cancer cases…

Pilots at high risk for melanoma

Dec 17 2014

UV Exposure on Planes: For Pilots, flying may be just as dangerous as FAKE BAKE Flight attendants and other airplane crew are…

Prevention: Genetic Testing

Nov 18 2014

Genetic Testing For Melanoma Risk Could Help With Prevention, According to Study Posted by: Ana de Barros, PhD November 14, 2014 0…

Exercise for cancer patients

Mar 12 2014

The Importance of Exercise March 12, 2014 Carol Michaels Carol Michaels, a Cancer Exercise Specialist and fitness consultant Carol Michaels is a…

Melanoma Risk Assessment

Apr 14 2014

Sun exposure, family history guide risk assessment for melanoma screening       NEW YORK — Several factors can help better define…

Immunotherapy shows promise against melanoma

Jun 04 2014

          By unleashing the immune system to attack skin cancer, researchers have made important strides against melanoma, according…

New Therapies Raise Hope

Feb 17 2014

New therapies raise hope for a breakthrough in tackling cancer By Arthur Allen, (Feb 17, 2014) In the summer of 2012, a…

Hope for patients w/advanced

Mar 26 2014

New therapies giving hope for patients with advanced melanoma OVERVIEW: Although melanoma — the deadliest form of skin cancer — accounts for…